DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - Mod Zone - Custom Dodge Ram Mods - Dodge Ram Performance > Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.2 Liter V8


Notices

Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.2 Liter V8 Discuss modifying your Dodge Ram with Performance Parts and Accessories!


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 09-11-2011, 04:24 PM
The Codes's Avatar
The Codes The Codes is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Houston
Posts: 885
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 1998 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Black
Engine: 1994-2001 318ci (5.2L) Magnum V8 220hp
Rep Power: 0
Rep:44
The Codes is on a distinguished road
Default TCI-Transmission Tuner?

Anyone ever had experience or dealt with this? I have been looking into getting some tranny work done, mainly getting firmer shifts that don't run together on top of each other, and came across this thing. Thanks in advance fellas/ladies
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 09-11-2011, 05:53 PM
Drake371's Avatar
Drake371 Drake371 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Texas
Age: 36
Posts: 318
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Ram 1500
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Brilliant Black Crystal Pearl
Engine: 2008-20?? 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 310hp 330lb/ft
Rep Power: 3
Rep:83
Drake371 will become famous soon enough
Default

If you don't have a tuner get SC's and but the tranny upgrade...if you have the SC tuner already get the tranny upgrade.... alot of people tend to stack the SC over other programers just for the tranny tune....

but back to your question, haven't heard anyone that runs with one.
__________________
Superchips Cortex, K&N CAI 63-1529, Sprayed in Bedliner, ARE cover, Flowmaster exhaust kit ... more to come
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 09-11-2011, 06:00 PM
The Codes's Avatar
The Codes The Codes is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Houston
Posts: 885
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 1998 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Black
Engine: 1994-2001 318ci (5.2L) Magnum V8 220hp
Rep Power: 0
Rep:44
The Codes is on a distinguished road
Default

yeah I havnt either. but have heard about the new tranny upgrade the sc's released, but I already had a SCT tuner which I got for the custom tuning which SC is not capable of...guess you gotta take the good with the bad haha
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 09-11-2011, 06:10 PM
Drake371's Avatar
Drake371 Drake371 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Texas
Age: 36
Posts: 318
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Ram 1500
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Brilliant Black Crystal Pearl
Engine: 2008-20?? 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 310hp 330lb/ft
Rep Power: 3
Rep:83
Drake371 will become famous soon enough
Default

i hear alot of people custom tuning with the SCT then doing the tranny tune from the SC...
__________________
Superchips Cortex, K&N CAI 63-1529, Sprayed in Bedliner, ARE cover, Flowmaster exhaust kit ... more to come
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 09-11-2011, 06:53 PM
crip crip is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: N.Florida
Age: 35
Posts: 97
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2000 dodge ram 1500
Trim Level: SLT
Color: green
Engine: 1994-2001 318ci (5.2L) Magnum V8 220hp
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
crip is on a distinguished road
Default

whats sc? superchips? or different kind of tuner?
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 09-11-2011, 07:05 PM
The Codes's Avatar
The Codes The Codes is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Houston
Posts: 885
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 1998 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Black
Engine: 1994-2001 318ci (5.2L) Magnum V8 220hp
Rep Power: 0
Rep:44
The Codes is on a distinguished road
Default

sc=super chips. and that makes sense but I wasn't really looking to drop another 340 on a tuner just for a tranny tune, then I pretty much have a 340 dollar paperweight.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 09-11-2011, 11:04 PM
crip crip is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: N.Florida
Age: 35
Posts: 97
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2000 dodge ram 1500
Trim Level: SLT
Color: green
Engine: 1994-2001 318ci (5.2L) Magnum V8 220hp
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
crip is on a distinguished road
Default

i have a superchips cortex, just got a couple weeks ago and only installed the mileage tune. but i did not see any options for tranny. are there options to adjust shift points or shift firmness? or is this a upgrade option? its 5.2L magnum. sorry to thread jack
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 09-12-2011, 10:44 AM
The Codes's Avatar
The Codes The Codes is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Houston
Posts: 885
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 1998 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Black
Engine: 1994-2001 318ci (5.2L) Magnum V8 220hp
Rep Power: 0
Rep:44
The Codes is on a distinguished road
Default

I know you have to download the tranny tune from SCT's website, I cant remember if its free or not. idk however if it is for the cortex or not.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 09-12-2011, 11:28 AM
Drake371's Avatar
Drake371 Drake371 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Texas
Age: 36
Posts: 318
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Ram 1500
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Brilliant Black Crystal Pearl
Engine: 2008-20?? 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 310hp 330lb/ft
Rep Power: 3
Rep:83
Drake371 will become famous soon enough
Default

are you confusing SCT with SC? Ddn't think SCT did trannies... The SC tranny tune si available for any of the new SC models once its vin locked (at least that's my current understanding,) and your vehical can use it.
__________________
Superchips Cortex, K&N CAI 63-1529, Sprayed in Bedliner, ARE cover, Flowmaster exhaust kit ... more to come
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 09-12-2011, 01:17 PM
The Codes's Avatar
The Codes The Codes is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Houston
Posts: 885
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 1998 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Black
Engine: 1994-2001 318ci (5.2L) Magnum V8 220hp
Rep Power: 0
Rep:44
The Codes is on a distinguished road
Default

ooops sorry about that. Was in my business class when I was typing that and I guess I accidentally put SCT instead of SC lol my bad
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Just ordered Arrington Big Valve Heads RamTex Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 19 07-08-2011 02:38 PM
2001 Ram1500 5.2 L Transmission shifting problems Mic Shaw 5.2L V8 Specific Topics 12 06-13-2011 08:29 AM
Transmission won't shift Hlmeans 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 1 03-27-2011 10:48 AM
45/545 RFE Transmission Overview RamTech Dodge Ram Knowledge Base 13 02-04-2011 03:13 PM
Transmission has slight shift delay??? Quiet Lunatic V6 Specific Topics 5 02-05-2009 05:09 PM


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:35 AM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum